Brinkley Family History

Earl Thomas MatthewsAge: 64 years18991963

Name
Earl Thomas Matthews
Given names
Earl Thomas
Surname
Matthews
Birth June 30, 1899 42 28
Birth of a son
#1
James Earl Matthews

Census June 7, 1900 (Age 11 months) Age: 1
Birth of a brotherRobert Nathaniel “Bob” Matthews
January 9, 1901 (Age 18 months)
Birth of a sisterMattie Alice Matthews
June 9, 1904 (Age 4 years)
Source:

Brøderbund Family Archive #110, Vol. 1, Ed. 4, Social Security Death Index: U.S., Social Security Death Index, Surnames from A through L, Date of Import: 17 Sep 1996, Internal Ref. #1.111.4.28320.40

Birth of a brotherArchie Collins Matthews
March 1, 1908 (Age 8 years)
Census April 21, 1910 (Age 10 years)
Birth of a brotherInfant Matthews
1911 (Age 11 years)

Death of a brotherInfant Matthews
May 7, 1911 (Age 11 years)
Birth of a sisterLucille Ritta Matthews
November 1, 1914 (Age 15 years)
Census January 12, 1920 (Age 20 years)
MarriageNaomi M. WilsonView this family
August 31, 1928 (Age 29 years)
Death of a fatherGeorge Washington Matthews
March 23, 19405:15 PM (Age 40 years)
Address: Rural Hazel Hill At his home southeast of the Oak Grove Church
Cause: Cerebral Hemorrhage due to Arterial Hypertension
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The death certificate incorrectly records George's father as being from Iowa. I cannot explain that.

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Long Illness Ends

For G. W. Matthews Services for Resident Of Oak Grove Community

Held Sunday Afternoon

George W. Matthews, 82, died early Saturday morning at his home southeast of the Oak Grove church where the greater part of his life was spent. He had been an invalid for 12 years. The funeral was held Sunday afternoon at the Oak Grove church conducted by the Rev. R. P. Keathley of Morrisville, a Cumberland Presbyterian minister. J. C. Sheperd, Horace McCullock, Raymond Schooling and W.L. Denney, accompanied by Mrs. Clay Robbins, sang "Good Will Take Care of You" and Mr. Denney sang "God's Tomorrow". Burial was in the Oak Grove cemetery and the following grandchildren were pallbearers: George and Herbert Warden, Russell and Alberta Marsh, Clarence, G. D. Mark and Calvin Matthews. Mr. Matthews, who was born in Johnson County May 10, 1857, was a son of William and Susan Wilson Matthews. He married Alic Roach and they were parents of three children. Mrs. Zula Marsh of Lafayette County, Mrs. William Warden and Ed Matthews both of Warrensburg. After the death of this wife, he married Mattie Matthews, who survives. To them were born nine children, who with their mother are left. They are Fred of Odesa; Frank of north of Warrensburg; Mrs. Tom Farrell, and Earl Matthews of Kansas City; Mrs. Mattie Bratton, Mrs. Lucille Huffman, Archie, Walter and Robert, all of north of Warrensburg. Others left are about 40 grandchildren and nearly as many great-grandchildren. Early in life Mr. Matthews united with the Cumberland Presbyterian church and remained a loyal member throughout his life.


Burial of a fatherGeorge Washington Matthews
March 24, 1940 (Age 40 years)
Cemetery: Oak Grove Cemetery
Death of a motherMattie Moore Matthews
September 27, 19507:50 PM (Age 51 years)
Address: 108 East Gay Street
Cause: Arterio Sclerosis, Heart Disease
Burial of a motherMattie Moore Matthews
September 29, 1950 (Age 51 years)
Cemetery: Oak Grove Cemetery
Residence
Soc. Sec. #
Death October 19, 1963 (Age 64 years)
Cause of death: Hepatic Failure Caused By Chronic Alcoholism
Burial October 21, 1963 (2 days after death)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: April 5, 1888Warrensburg, Johnson Co., Missouri
1 year
elder sister
Birdie Jane Matthews
Birth: April 9, 1889 31 18Warrensburg, Johnson, Missouri, USA
Death: February 10, 1974Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, USA
2 years
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
4 years
elder brother
2 years
himself
Earl Thomas Matthews
Birth: June 30, 1899 42 28Aullville, Lafayette, Missouri, USA
Death: October 19, 1963Colorado Spings, El Paso, Colorado
18 months
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
4 years
younger brother
4 years
younger brother
4 years
younger sister
Father’s family with Alice Cora Roach - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: June 29, 1876Warrensburg, Johnson Co., Missouri
8 months
half-sister
3 years
half-sister
3 years
half-brother
Family with Naomi M. Wilson - View this family
himself
Earl Thomas Matthews
Birth: June 30, 1899 42 28Aullville, Lafayette, Missouri, USA
Death: October 19, 1963Colorado Spings, El Paso, Colorado
wife
Marriage: August 31, 1928Warrensburg, Johnson Co., Missouri
son